Maple Box

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Project by relic posted 11-27-2007 01:52 AM 1647 views 0 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

One of the guys I work with has a friend that went to Istanbul Turkey to teach English as a second language. He asked if I could make a simple little box to put some shells, beach sand, that sort of thing in it to send to her. This is what I made for him. It’s a Birdseye maple box with a lift off lid that measures 6.75×4.5×4.75.

-- Andy Stark

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#1 posted 11-27-2007 02:34 AM

That’s a neat feature with the finial on top.

-- You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. (Plato)

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#2 posted 11-27-2007 04:56 AM

sweet box. very sweet.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#3 posted 11-27-2007 05:06 AM

That’s fun

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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#4 posted 11-27-2007 06:17 AM

Sweet project!

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana,

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#5 posted 11-27-2007 06:56 AM

Nice project.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#6 posted 11-27-2007 07:57 AM

Great little box – the finial for some reason reminds me of Turkey (the country, not the bird).

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#7 posted 11-27-2007 12:57 PM

how wonderful. great idea / great box

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#8 posted 11-27-2007 02:20 PM

Nice job Andy.

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#9 posted 11-27-2007 03:59 PM

Corbin and I think that maple box looks great. Finial and all. He says I should make one so good, ha! mike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#10 posted 11-27-2007 11:54 PM

Thanks, the finial was an after thought. Sandy is happy with it, and has sent it off.

-- Andy Stark

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